ROUNDTOWNMOM   62,456
SparkPoints
60,000-79,999 SparkPoints
 
 
Sunset at one of our favorite camping spots...........





Saturday.......our first overnight with this Little Dude:





My daughter, my granddaughter, and my grandson...........be still my heart.



I have 33 pics in my gallery





Awards






 
2015 - Ready to hit maintenance!

UPDATE 5/30/2015: I did it! I landed at my goal weight (actually just a bit below) on 4/7/14!! I have managed, despite a lot of emotional upheaval, to stay within about 1.5 lbs of that weight I hit since then.........staying still below my "goal weight" by 2 lbs. Maintenance has been a rocky road, and given all that has happened just since Jan. 1, I'm rather proud that I've been able to maintain where I am despite some glitches in my "food plan".

My dear Mom died on ...
UPDATE 5/30/2015: I did it! I landed at my goal weight (actually just a bit below) on 4/7/14!! I have managed, despite a lot of emotional upheaval, to stay within about 1.5 lbs of that weight I hit since then.........staying still below my "goal weight" by 2 lbs. Maintenance has been a rocky road, and given all that has happened just since Jan. 1, I'm rather proud that I've been able to maintain where I am despite some glitches in my "food plan".

My dear Mom died on April 26th and that has been the biggest challenge for me personally in both learning about myself AND in my eating habits. I'm a stress/emotional eater from WAY back and this truly has tested my limits. I'm doing better than I expected in a lot of ways, and not as good as I'd like to in so many - both in my response to my stress AND in my emotional self. I'll get there.............I keep learning and growing, and I hope as I do that, I'll be able to pass along some of my own lessons to others.

It truly IS a journey..........and adventure!!!!
----------------------------------------
---------------------------------------
I am able to finally start a new year with a very positive statement: I hit the goal I set for myself and am under 170 lbs as of 12/31/2014! I finally feel like I have the mindset I have needed to find to make weight loss successful and have around 15 lbs as I write this to reach the weight goal I've set for myself. I know the last few pounds will be the toughest to lose, and I know I still have bumps to get over to get there. I plan, however, on being at my goal and trying to maintain by the end of 2015.

I AM DETERMINED!
Read More About ROUNDTOWNMOM (Updated August 15)


Current Status:


SparkFriends



SparkTeams



My Ticker:

 current weight: -6.0  under
 
10
5
0
-5
-10


 
Interact with ROUNDTOWNMOM

Send Member a Private Message







Recent Blogs:





 
Profile

Member Since: 1/13/2010

My Goals:
1. Learn to rely less on "numbers" and more on "look and feel"

2. When looking at numbers, be realistic in what I can attain and maintain and still feel healthy.

3. Maintain some kind of exercise program.

4. Stay active and healthy so I can play with The Princess and The Little Dude....and camp......and bike......

My Program:
Weight Watchers, portion-control, and increasing exercise are things that are working well for me as long as I do them! I need to incorporate more ST in this new year...........

Personal Information:
My name is Linda, and I live in Central Ohio. I'm 59, I'm a nurse, and have finally learned to appreciate my own health. I am learning to say no, and I'm learning to put myself first in the "healthy" department. I'm looking very forward to seeing what 2015 is going to bring my way!

Other Information:
I love to travel, love to camp, and love to bike (as in the pedal kind!). I also love to read but don't do nearly as much of it as I should!

Profile Image





 
 



Thank You Message
From:
TIME4ME2BE2015

Photo Shoot
From:
GLASSART43

Thank You Note
From:
FABULOUSLYFIT54

Gold Star
From:
DENAMARIE1

Hearts
From:
PRIZM96

Happy Birthday
From:
KIBAISREADY




Member Comments:
KIBAISREADY
3/25/2015 5:27:16 PM

Thanks for stopping by my blog and showing your support! I appreciate the kind words and glad you will be cheering me on through my next goals!



Report Inappropriate Comment
BARBSDUCK
3/21/2015 2:59:19 PM

emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

Happy St Patrick’s Week! May the luck of the Irish be with you always!

emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon



Report Inappropriate Comment
BLONDE2B
3/14/2015 5:32:42 PM

Feeling nice and hydrated and ready for my walk now!



Report Inappropriate Comment
GLASSART43
3/13/2015 2:59:36 PM

emoticon Stopping by to say hello and drink my water!

emoticon



Report Inappropriate Comment
BKWERM
3/1/2015 3:27:31 PM

Just stopping by to say "hi". I hope you enjoyed your Barry Manilow concert last night.



Report Inappropriate Comment
Member Comments Page (423 total):  < Previous12345Next >Last >>

See My SparkFavorites Report Inappropriate Page